Camouflage

It’s Day 9 of Writing101 Poetry Course and the prompt is Camouflage by Jacqueline Oby-Ikocha For today’s poem, take inspiration from camouflage — you may apply it in any way you like, whether you write about visual or social dissimulation, or focus on the way we hide our myriad emotions, actions, and reactions. What would […]

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Fallacy

Well, Day 6 at Wrting101 Poetry Course’s prompt is Fallacy  by Jason Preu. Unsound arguments. Failures of reason. Today, let’s write poems that are wholly illogical. Bio: Jason Preu blogs at jasonpreu.wordpress.com. He’s a 2015/16 writer-in-residence with Kansas City’s Charlotte Street Foundation where he is writing a collection of 154 sonnets about your mom. Well […]

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A Split Second

Here I am again, exercising my beginner’s poetic grasp. Today’s prompt is “Seconds”. I got inspiration by traveling back to the day, minutes and last seconds I spent with my younger brother. His weak heart still beating, refusing to go, till it ended. This is my take: Striving to live forever like a cat with […]

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Photo101 Rehab #10

After a few raining days, yesterday we welcomed the triumphant return of the sun. While outside I snapped a few photos of rain drops on the trees, which reflected the images surrounding it. “… millions long for immortality who don’t know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.” ― Susan Ertz

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There is Another Sky

While flying back home (Holland) from home (Brazil)… I made this photo through the glass window. This back and forth journey is made of both joy and longing – balancing each other out, though – so no sadness inhabits my heart. As I looked outside, I thought of this poem of Emily Dickinson. “There is another […]

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